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Schenectady Planning Commission chairman's removal is questionable

Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
Vocal opposition helps government serve citizens better.

National Grid should consider own impact

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
*National Grid should consider own impact
*Don't waste money on frivolous land buy
*Rich people are afraid of Sanders' policies
*Scotia-Glenville is already taxed enough
*Youth Chorale gave a great performance

Approval of MMA long overdue

Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016
No reason for NY not to allow professional sport of mixed martial arts

'Making a Murderer' exposes flaws in system

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Since 1989, the number of people exonerated for crimes they didn’t commit has topped 1,700.

Don't take away our right to self-protect

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
*Don't take away our right to self-protect
*No confidence in the Albany school board
*Worship the saints, not the reliquaries
*Communities should be thankful for vets
*Rebuilding Together grateful for support

High Notes

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016
Spotlighting the good being done in our communities

Expanded family leave pay helps us all

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
What does the term “family values” mean to you? The term is often bandied about with very little explanation as to what it means.

John Stossel: Candidates backing ethanol are running on empty

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
Cars run on fuel. Politicians run on votes, and they’ll do almost anything to get them

Let public know how cyclists protect selves

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
*Let public know how cyclists protect selves
*Enforce E-Verify to help nation's workers
*Spend tax money on only essential needs

Has camera use finally gone too far?

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
Pointing cameras at all cars at random intersections seems to cross the line

George Will: In Iowa, showing signs of civic health

Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016
When Huck Finn asked Tom Sawyer what a Moslem is, Tom said a Moslem is someone who is not a Presbyterian

Susan Estrich: GOP nomination could fall to Rubio

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
You can pick your headline for Iowa: “Trump Didn’t Win!” “Hillary Didn’t Lose!” “Rubio’s the One!”

Wait and see on marijuana expansion

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
Let new system for distributing medical marijuana have a chance to work first

Schenectady should learn from S-G action

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016
*Schenectady should learn from S-G action
*Pleasantly surprised by care at Glendale
*Post missed benefits of Sanders' policies
*Americans need their guns for protection

Joe Conason: Is there only one true progressive in presidential race?

Friday, Feb. 5, 2016
The Democratic Party is trending leftward

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